Pixar Names Main Building in Honor of Steve Jobs

The Pixar Times reports (via 9to5Mac) that Pixar has recently named its main building in honor of Steve Jobs, with a Pixar employee tweeting a friend's photo showing the new name on the building.

Peering in through the windows, you can clearly see the outline of Sulley, confirming that this is the main building that Steve Jobs himself played a major role in designing. He came up with the idea that the building should be centered around a large atrium, which would lead to accidental collaboration that may not occur if everyone was stuck in their individual offices.

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Jobs famously invested $10 million to purchase Pixar from Lucasfilm in 1986, with the animation studio being sold to Disney 20 years later for $7.4 billion.

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Top Rated Comments

Xenious Avatar
152 months ago
Irony

And the big irony is that Disney now owns Lucasfilm too. The circle is complete.
Score: 19 Votes (Like | Disagree)
azentropy Avatar
152 months ago
Where guys named Steve look for work!

Nice tribute...
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Compile 'em all Avatar
152 months ago
Miss you Steve. Keynotes are really never the same. :(
Score: 19 Votes (Like | Disagree)
frayne182 Avatar
152 months ago
This just in...


Samsung sues because they have a building that also has doors.
Score: 16 Votes (Like | Disagree)
chirpie Avatar
152 months ago
"outline of Sulley, "

what does that mean?

My guess? The character Sulley from Monster's Inc.
Score: 9 Votes (Like | Disagree)
frayne182 Avatar
152 months ago
Pixar not Disney ;) they have worked together a lot but are two separate companies :)

Disney owns pixar
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